Anythink York Street

(303) 405-3234
8990 York St., Ste A
Thornton, CO 80229
Hours

Tues and Thurs., 11 AM - 7 PM

Wed, Fri and Sat, 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM 

Sun and Mon, Closed 

Contact

Kathy Totten, Anythink Manager/Experience Expert

Opened June 1, 2013, Anythink York Street is the latest addition to the Anythink family. This public library, housed on the Mapleton Public Schools’ Skyview Campus, provides community members and students with a sleek, modern facility, a robust collection, 25 public computers, fast Internet access and a wide variety of hands-on, innovative programming. Reserved parking is available for library customers. 

Upcoming events at Anythink York Street

Family Fun: Pet Rocks
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 6:00pm
Adult, Children, Family, Teen, Tween

Want a pet that’s really easy to take care of? How about painting your own pet rock? Appropriate for all ages. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

Teen Time: TAB
Wednesday, September 3, 2014 3:30pm
After School Programs, Clubs
Teen, Tween

Get involved and let your voice be heard at the Teen Advisory Board. Help choose items for the library’s collection, plan events and perform good deeds – all while earning service hours. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

Basic Computers 2
Thursday, September 4, 2014 12:00pm
Classes, Tech Classes
Adult

Sign up for an email address and start learning the basics of using the Internet. See how to use a search engine while also focusing on other computer basics like using flash drives and learning how to cut, copy and paste. Space is limited; registration required. 

Primetime for Preschoolers
Friday, September 5, 2014 11:00am
Story Time
Children

Enjoy stories, finger plays, songs and other fun activities just for preschoolers. Appropriate for ages 2-5. Space is limited; registration is recommended. 

Palettes and Brushes
Saturday, September 6, 2014 1:00pm
Classes
Family

Bring the family to enjoy a watercolor painting workshop sponsored by Paletteers Art Club.This is the first of a series of four monthly painting workshops. Participants will create a group project – Rousseau’s Rain Forest – and each person will complete a painting to take home. This family program is for children and adults ages 5 and up. All children must attend with an adult. Space is limited; registration is recommended.

Latest news at Anythink York Street

Anythink Libraries Closed in Observance of Labor Day

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 in observance of Labor Day. Additionally, the Anythink Wright Farms location will also be closed on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Tuesday, Sept. 2.

Anythink Seeks Artists in Residence for The Studio

Anythink is currently looking for creative community members interested in sharing their skills as Artists in Residence at The Studio, Anythink's creation labs.

Anythink Libraries Closed in Observance of Independence Day

Anythink libraries and administrative offices are closed Friday, July 4, 2014, in observance of Independence Day. All branches will reopen at their regularly scheduled times on Saturday, July 5.

Nan Fisher Joins Anythink as Finance Manager

Anythink has added a new member to its Support Services team with the addition of Nan Fisher as the district’s new finance manager. 

A Colorado native, Fisher comes to Anythink with more than 20 years’ experience in both the private and government financial sectors. In addition to being a senior accountant and controller, Fisher was also a financial analyst for the Town of Superior, Colo. As finance manager for Anythink, Fisher will help lead the Finance Department in overseeing the district’s budget and helping fuel innovations.

mySummer Returns with New Opportunities for Interactive Learning

Anythink invites customers of all ages to READ THINK DO with the return of its annual mySummer program. Discover a diverse set of programs, events, entertainment and experiences from May 31-July 31, 2014, at all Anythink locations. This year, mySummer explores the STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts and technology) concept with innovative programs and partnerships.